Cocoa Exporter Refutes Claims on Bill to Amend LACRA

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The President of the National Cocoa Exporters Association of Liberia (LINACEA), Sheikh A.Turay, has refuted claims by authorities at the Liberia Agriculture Commodities Regulatory...

‘President Weah Wanted A Practical Agriculture Minister’

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 -- Minister Tweah reveals; says 2020 is the 'Year of Transformation' in Liberia’s agriculture sector          Finance and Development Planning Minister Samuel Tweah says the...

Deadline for Fishing License Payment Extended to April 4

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President George Manneh Weah has mandated the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) to give a one-month grace period to all fishermen fishing in...

FAO Tackles Livestock Constraints

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The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in collaboration with the Government of Liberia has launched a project that seeks to support smallholder farmers to...

Tapping the Economic and Conservation Benefits of Bee Farming

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-- How USAID's West Africa Biodiversity and Climate Change project is changing the lives of struggling farmers in Grand Cape County A few years ago, Aaron...

Belle and Salayea Districts to Self-Help Road Project Soon

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-Rep. Wesso begins road project to connect both districts in Gbarpolu and Lofa Counties Citizens of Salayea District, Lofa County have begun a consultation on...

House Concurs to Create Tumutu Agriculture, Technical College

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The House of Representatives has concurred with the Senate to pass the “Act Repealing the Act Creating the Tumutu Vocational Training Institute to the...

EU Hires Journalists for Impact Awareness

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-- Information Minister Nagbe urges eight young media professionals The European Union Delegation to Liberia has identified and selected four Liberian journalists with four...

Mercy Corps, Kvinna Till Kvinna Provide Capacity Building for 11 CSOs

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----Donates Operational Resources The European Union and Irish Aid -funded project, Supporting Effective Advocacy in Liberia (SEAL) on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, donated several operational...

NaFAA to Deploy Certified Seafarers on International Fishing Vessels

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First batch of internationally trained Liberians in over 30 Years For the first time since 1989, the government of Liberia, through the National Fisheries and...

United Methodists Seek US$30M to Relocate UMU

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Embarks on agriculture for self sustainability The Liberia Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church is seeking about US$30 million for the relocation on its...

Agriculture Minister Sets Agribusiness, Youth Empowerment, Loans as Priorities

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Clarifies issue relating to import tariff on rice The newly confirmed minister of Agriculture, Jeanine Cooper, has disclosed the development of agribusiness, encouraging more youths...

Cocoa Farmers in Cape Mount Certificated in Improved Production

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More than 100 traditional cocoa growers from several communities in Porkpa District, Grand Cape Mount County have completed ten months intensive training in improved...

Strengthening Resilience For Food Security And Nutrition: The Key To Inclusive...

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By Sen. Victor Varney Watson After more than eight months without an Agriculture Minister, on February 5, 2020 a major transition was in sight, the...

Rubber Farmers Urged to Invest in Manufacturing

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RPAL holds 6th national congress By Patrick C.M. Kollie Liberia’s Agriculture Minister, Jeannie Cooper, has underscored the need of revamping and empowering the agriculture sector, especially...

FPV Lone Star Launches Out to Sea

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NaFAA Director declares 'end of illegal fishing' The National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) has launched its fisheries patrol vessel to combat illegal fishing in...

Cocoa Stakeholders Push for Open Competition

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-- amid bill for sole exporter right to LACRA, stakeholders say such a bill would put the sector in a regressive mode A cross section of...

William R. Dewalt Dies

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The death is announced of Mr. William R. Dewalt, a farmer and Agriculture instructor at the Euphemia Barclay Elementary and Junior High School of...

Agriculture Minister-designate May Be Confirmed Today

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-- Senate sources hint  Moments following a moving and what was seen as a splendid performance, Senate sources have confided in this paper's Legislative reporter...

‘Encroachments on Wetlands A Recipe for Disaster’

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On World Wetlands Day EPA alarms over severe environmental threats The Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Nathaniel Blama, has said that encroachments...